Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
739 PM EDT SUN MAY 20 2018

NCZ071-SCZ008-009-013-014-210015-
Mecklenburg NC-York SC-Cherokee SC-Union SC-Chester SC-
739 PM EDT SUN MAY 20 2018

...A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT SOUTHWESTERN MECKLENBURG...
NORTHEASTERN CHESTER...YORK...EASTERN CHEROKEE AND NORTHEASTERN UNION
COUNTIES UNTIL 815 PM EDT...

At 739 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated the leading edge of a cluster
of thunderstorms along a line extending from 5 miles east of Rock
Hill to 8 miles south of Gaffney, and moving south at 20 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Rock Hill, York, Fort Mill, Tega Cay, Clover, Newport, Town Of Lake
Wylie, Lesslie, Blacksburg and Jonesville.

Torrential rainfall and wind gusts up to 40 mph will be possible in
these areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

The combination of gusty winds and saturated soil conditions will
cause scattered trees and power lines to fall. Seek shelter inside an
interior room.

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage, such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters.

&&

LAT...LON 3490 8088 3484 8087 3483 8090 3480 8089
      3483 8170 3517 8157 3515 8092 3505 8088
      3508 8091 3503 8090 3501 8091 3499 8089
      3492 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 2339Z 007DEG 18KT 3493 8093 3496 8161

$$

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